Meet Amanda Rome West

Amanda Rome West has one of the most unique voices of her generation, not only in her music, but also in her entertaining personality.
— Parental Guidance, snapchat television program

Amanda Rome West at her first ever show (which sold out in ten minutes) at The Dime, November 2018.


A performer by nature, self-managed DC native Amanda Rome West is a 21 year old rapper. She’s pioneering the running the Jewish female rap game, and has only just begun. 

Also known by the monikers Thug Jew Bitch and ARW, Amanda is a true entertainer. She takes on many personas and often uses her Jewish heritage to bring comedy & fun into her music, but also has more serious songs about deep issues & passions in life. 

She’s killing it in Los Angeles, the entertainment industry capital of the world, where she's lived & slayed for the last three years as not only a rapper, but also a USC Business Cinematic Arts honor roll student (‘20), stand-up comedian, UCB improv actress, content creator, & serial entrepreneur. 

She writes and produces her original music with top industry talent, including Charlie Johnstone, Gentil Giant, Paperboy, and more, as well as collaborates with some of the top up-and-coming artists in rap, pop, and R&B. She is constantly performing her music at iconic venues including The Viper Room, The Mint, The Kibitz Room, The Dime, El Cid, Songbyrd, BANANAS at Leimert Park by Verbs, Ultra, 1221 Lounge, Cloud Nine Aspen, & more. 

She's always working hard on new music, content, and other artistic creations. She stars in the most streamed episode (Episode 3) of Snapchat's BROTHER channel's show Parental Guidance & Studio71’s “Make Me Under.”  She advocates for many causes, especially feminism, conscious happiness, body positivity, and anti-bullying. Email for collaboration or performance inquiries/bookings.